Whitehall-Coplay Press

Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Coplay police

Wednesday, August 8, 2018 by The Press in Police Log

Coplay police responded to these and other calls recently.

JULY 31

Police responded to a report of juveniles breaking bottles at the basketball courts in the 100 block of Cherry Street.

Officers were on the scene to assist with a landlord/tenant dispute in the 200 block of South Front Street.

In the unit block of North Fourth Street, police responded to a neighbor dispute.

Two juveniles harassing an individual in the 100 block of South Second Street were reported.

The department checked on the welfare of a juvenile in the 800 block of Chestnut Street.

Catasauqua police

Wednesday, August 8, 2018 by The Press in Police Log

Catasauqua police responded to these and other calls recently.

JULY 15

Department members responded to a report of a possible water leak in the 300 block of Mulberry Street.

A vehicle was tagged in the 400 block of Bath Avenue.

Intoxicated persons in the 700 block of Second Street were reported. Police gave them a courtesy transport.

JULY 16

No-parking signs were issued on South 15th Street.

On South 10th Street, no-parking signs were requested.

A person committing a theft occurred in the 700 block of Second Street, police said.

Whitehall police

Wednesday, August 1, 2018 by The Press in Police Log

Whitehall police responded to these and other calls recently.

JULY 15

Police investigated a report of criminal mischief in the 3300 block of East Columbia Street.

Suspicious activity on MacArthur Road, Jefferson Street and Lehnert Road was reported.

Hazardous conditions on Mechanicsville and Coplay roads were addressed.

Officers responded to animal complaints on Sixth Avenue and at Lehigh Valley Mall Lifestyle Center.

Police were on the scene of a person driving under the influence in the 2300 block of North First Avenue.

North Catasauqua police

Wednesday, August 1, 2018 by The Press in Police Log

North Catasauqua police responded to these and other calls recently.

JULY 22

Police responded to a report of loud music in the 700 block of Grove Street.

A traffic stop was conducted at Second and Arch streets.

JULY 23

A person driving under the influence at Front and Second streets brought police to the scene.

Officers investigated the theft of scrap metal in the 1000 block of Buttonwood Street.

Police responded to a suspicious person report at Third and Arch streets.

A road hazard in the 1000 block of Limestone Street was reported.

Coplay police

Wednesday, August 1, 2018 by The Press in Police Log

Coplay police responded to these and other calls recently.

JULY 23

Officers investigated a juvenile complaint in the unit block of North Front Street.

A bicycle was found and returned to the owner in the unit block of South Fourth Street.

The department handled parking complaints on Chestnut Street and Schreiber Avenue.

JULY 24

An open door in the 500 block of Chestnut Street was investigated.

Police responded to a report of suspicious activity in the 100 block of Chestnut Street.

Whitehall man killed in Allentown accident

Wednesday, August 1, 2018 by The Press in Police Log

Lehigh County

A Whitehall Township man was killed July 23 in a motor vehicle accident involving a pedestrian in Allentown.

According to reports, Philip J. Cyriax, 54, was crossing the roadway on foot in the area of 1033 Airport Road at approximately 8:57 p.m. when he was struck by a vehicle. He was pronounced dead at approximately 9:20 p.m. at St. Luke’s Hospital, Bethlehem, by the Lehigh County Coroner’s Office.

Coplay police

Wednesday, July 25, 2018 by The Press in Police Log

Coplay police responded to these and other calls recently.

JULY 2

Police responded to a parking complaint on North Front Street.

The department assisted Palmerton officers in the unit block of North Seventh Street with a hit and run that occurred in their borough.

Officers addressed parking complaints on North Second and Chestnut streets.

JULY 3

A suspected runaway along the Ironton Rail Trail was reported.

Police provided a protection-from-abuse service in the 200 block of Chestnut Street.

Whitehall police

Wednesday, July 25, 2018 by The Press in Police Log

Whitehall police responded to these and other calls recently.

JULY 2

Officers responded to a fire in the 3600 block of MacArthur Road.

Animal complaints on Keystone and Fullerton avenues were reported.

The department responded to criminal mischief on Oak Alley.

Reports of harassment on MacArthur Road and Crystal Drive were addressed.

A theft occurred in the 700 block of Fifth Street.

Police responded to mental health calls on Virginia Avenue and MacArthur Road.

JULY 3